Sam Thompson, Associate
Sam advises on matters of cross border taxation and international estate planning.
SummarySam focuses on advising individuals and their families on international tax, succession and estate planning issues. Much of his work has an international element and involves structuring multi-jurisdictional estates and advising on the creation and operation of asset-holding structures. Prior to his legal career, he worked in management consulting for a leading global consultancy firm. He worked with a number of FTSE and Dow listed companies all over Europe, principally advising in IT transformation and business strategy.
Sam is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
- Established high value cross border trust structures with interested persons based across a range of jurisdictions (including the UK, US and Switzerland).
- Advised on US/UK tax implications for beneficiaries of US and UK trusts resident in the UK and Switzerland, and advising US persons resident in the UK on tax efficient estate planning.
- Advised on global succession issues (including probates) and procedure concerning ultra-high net worth international estates.